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The Surf Diner

11 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3633
+1 843-712-1850
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab bisque” (9 reviews)
“fries” (54 reviews)
“seafood tacos” (14 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
11 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3633
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1 - 10 of 568 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A must try is their western bagel omelet sandwich....it's actually enough for two people since it has a separate omelet on each half of the bagel...excellent

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chip and I enjoyed dinner at Surf Diner. We both had grilled shrimp and it was delicious! We ate out on the deck so we had a beautiful view of the ocean. We eat at the surf diner every time we go to the beach....More

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place for breakfast at the pier. Place was spotless - staff was great - thought food was good but a little pricey but I guess fair for the beach

Thank James P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Girls trip weekend and we checked TripAdvisor for some good seafood in Surfside. This restaurant is on the pier and has indoor and outdoor seating. The staff is very friendly and food did not disappoint. Will post pix of our plates. They also serve alcohol...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast there every morning. They had amazing food--omelettes, pancakes, eggs benedict, biscuits. They had the best grits I've eaten. I hear the Bloody Mary was excellent.

Thank rdmckinney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was just like your Mama cooked it. I had grits, eggs, sausage, toast, and coffee. Everything was cooked just right and tasted even better. The server was spot on. We didn't lack for anything. The view was impressive. Great enjoying a wonderful breakfast...More

Thank leeringer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always come to Myrtle Beach for the month of October and visit at least twice a week for breakfast on the ocean. On our recent visit there we ordered lemon for our water and was charged.25 for the lemon. I just figured it was...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only can share a review for breakfast, but I can certainly give that a thumbs up. Lots of food for a reasonable price. The view is spectacular (rain or shine) from inside. Windy when we were there, so opted to sit inside. Service was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've only done lunch here but many people have told me they do a very good b-fast as well. First off, this is a diner, it's not fine dining so don't expect haute-cuisine. Good comfort food & seafood, right on the beach.

Thank bobt29708
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Friendly service , great food, plus you are eating at Surfside pier. Has inside and outside seating. Eat there every time we come to South Carolina.

1  Thank mcharvella
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3633
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-712-1850
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